Akhmeta Local Museum

  • Museum address: 0909, village Kvemo Alvani, Akhmeta district
    Phone: (+995 577) 95 01 53
    Date of establishment: 1978
    Judicial Status of the Museum: NNLS (Akhmeta Centre of Culture)
    Type (profile): history
    Quantity of stored items: 17 596

    Museum collection description: The museum houses: archaeological objects, discovered in Kakheti region by archaeological excavations and accidentally (from Late Bronze Age up to medieval times), characteristic everyday life objects, ethnographical materials, crafts from one of the interesting mountainous regions of East Georgia, Tusheti_parently XIX and beginning of the XX c.c. kilims, felts, samples of Tushetian clothes and accessories.

    Working hours: Everyday, except Saturday and Sunday, 10 – 17.00
    Ticket price: free

    Exhibitions: ethnographical exhibitions. Craft exhibition and selling
    Educational programmes: “Craft study programme for local population (with Craft Centre”Dusheti”)

    Total space of the museum: 830 m²
    Display space: 460 m²
    Storage space: 460m²

    Annual quantity of visitors: 4800

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    Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia, ICOM National Committee in Georgia, Georgian Museums Association, Culturological Research Association